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William Ayers Would Have Lost Obama the Black Gay Vote

by | 10th, November 2008

BARACK Obama Watch: IN the Montreal Gazette, Barack Obama’s old mucker “former student radical William Ayers tells what it was like to be painted as a symbol of evil by McCain and Palin”.

Says he:

The good news was that every time McCain or Palin mentioned my name, they lost a point or two in the polls. The cartoon invented to hurt Obama was now poking holes in the rapidly sinking McCain-Palin ship.

Every time Palin and McCain mentioned William Ayers they lost a couple of points. So, in a way, William Ayers won the election, what with him being the big issue.

Good job big media investigated the relationship between Obama and Ayres thoroughly . Remember all that 60s idealism, Bill? Can you remember? Hey, does anyone?

McCain and Palin – or as the late Studs Terkel put it, “Joe McCarthy in drag”- would like to bury the ’60s. The ’60s, after all, were a time of rejecting obedience and conformity in favour of initiative and courage. The ’60s pushed us to a deeper appreciation of the humanity of every human being. And that is the threat it poses to the right wing, hence the attacks and all the guilt by association.

You can feel the love as Ayers says:

”I don’t regret setting bombs. I feel we didn’t do enough.”

As he said

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